plural noun
Gin·​gly·​mo·​di | \ ˌjiŋglə̇ˈmōˌdī, ˌgi- \

Definition of Ginglymodi

: an order of ganoid fishes coextensive with the family Lepisosteidae and comprising the gars of fresh waters of North America — compare holostei

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Other Words from Ginglymodi

ginglymodian \ ¦⸗⸗¦mōdēən \ adjective or noun

History and Etymology for Ginglymodi

New Latin, irregular from Greek ginglymos

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“Ginglymodi.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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